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Becoming Christian : race, reformation, and early modern English romance, Dennis Austin Britton

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Becoming Christian : race, reformation, and early modern English romance
Title
Becoming Christian
Title remainder
race, reformation, and early modern English romance
Statement of responsibility
Dennis Austin Britton
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Language
eng
Summary
"Examines early modern English literary representations of Jews and Muslims converting to Christianity alongside English translations of Calvin's writings, polemical writings, treaties on the sacraments, catechisms, and sermons. Demonstrates that the development of a theology of race in post-Reformation England helped resolved doctrinal controversies about baptism"--
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Britton, Dennis Austin
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR428.R46
LC item number
B65 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • English literature
  • Religion and literature
  • Religion and literature
  • Conversion in literature
  • Christians in literature
  • Jews in literature
  • Muslims in literature
  • Race in literature
  • Conversion
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
  • Christians in literature
  • Conversion
  • Conversion in literature
  • English literature
  • Jews in literature
  • Muslims in literature
  • Race in literature
  • Religion and literature
  • England
  • Reformation
  • Frühneuenglisch
  • Literatur
  • Religion
  • Konversion
  • Rasse
  • Großbritannien
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Becoming Christian : race, reformation, and early modern English romance, Dennis Austin Britton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-251) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Not Turning the Ethiope White -- 1. "The Baptiz'd Race" -- 2. Ovidian Baptism in Book 2 of The Faerie Queene -- 3. Infidel Texts and Errant Sexuality: Translation, Reading, and Conversion in Harington's Orlando Furioso -- 4. Transformative and Restorative Romance: Re-'turning' Othello and the Location of Christian Identity -- 5. Reproducing Christians: Salvation, Race, and Gender on the Early Modern English Stage -- Afterword: A Political Afterlife of a Theology of Race and Conversion
Control code
870335343
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
xi, 259 pages
Isbn
9780823257140
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013048884
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
40023903879
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)870335343
Label
Becoming Christian : race, reformation, and early modern English romance, Dennis Austin Britton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-251) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Not Turning the Ethiope White -- 1. "The Baptiz'd Race" -- 2. Ovidian Baptism in Book 2 of The Faerie Queene -- 3. Infidel Texts and Errant Sexuality: Translation, Reading, and Conversion in Harington's Orlando Furioso -- 4. Transformative and Restorative Romance: Re-'turning' Othello and the Location of Christian Identity -- 5. Reproducing Christians: Salvation, Race, and Gender on the Early Modern English Stage -- Afterword: A Political Afterlife of a Theology of Race and Conversion
Control code
870335343
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
xi, 259 pages
Isbn
9780823257140
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013048884
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
40023903879
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)870335343
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